Capital of the Côte d’Azur, Nice has many facets: history, culture, art, festivals, the sea and gastronomy. Discover Nice and its museums, visit Old Nice, stroll on the Cours Saleya market, taste Nice’s delicious specialties. In winter enjoy the festivities during the famous Nice Carnival and in summer try the rhythmic atmosphere of Nice’s Jazz Festival!
BEAUTIFUL, AUTHENTIC NICE!
TOP THINGS TO DO AND SEE IN NICE
The splendour of beautiful Nice is incomparably described in the Occitan hymn sung by choirs here: O la miéu bella Nissa, Regina de li flou, li tiéu vielhi taulissa, léu canterai toujou (Oh my beautiful Nice, queen of flowers, I will always sing of your old roofs). These things to see and do will help you discover Nice’s heart and soul.
RECOMMENDATIONS FOR EATING NICE-STYLE!
Why not try some of Nice’s specialities? Many restaurants offer typical dishes originating in Nice, and for some, very successfully... But which ones combine the quality of the food with the essential rule of our regional cuisine - seasonal produce. Here are six recommendations for restaurants in Nice that have been selected for their authenticity.
SHOPPING: OUR SELECTION OF SHOPS FOR MEN
THE BEST INSTAGRAMMABLE SPOTS IN NICE
Among the TOP 20 most "instagrammed" cities in Europe, the Côte d'Azur capital attracts tourists from all over the world. Are you planning to visit Nice and want the perfect photo to post on your Instagram account? Discover a selection of the best viewpoints and instagrammable places in Nice. Ready to post your photo? Don't forget to tag the @VisitCotedazur account and use the official hashtags #ILoveNice #CotedAzurFrance!
WHERE TO FIND THE BEST ICE CREAM IN NICE
Tell me which are the best in Nice? I haven’t really got a sweet tooth... But the exception often proves the rule: ice cream. I have a passion for these cold wonders that I consume both summer and winter. Follow in my frosty footsteps, to find the best ice-cream makers in Nice!
HAVE A BRUNCH ON THE CÔTE D'AZUR
Created in the United States, brunch takes its name from the contraction of breakfast and lunch. Traditionally served as a buffet, the locals love to gather around a copious spread every weekend on the Côte d'Azur. From Monaco to Cannes, via Nice and Antibes, here is a selection of good places for a delicious brunch on the Côte d’Azur!
TOP 5 ROOFTOPS FOR AN APERITIF IN NICE!
If having an aperitif is the custom on the Côte d'Azur, Nice locals now love to go up and nestle on the rooftops of hotels with their secret and trendy terraces, with a view that makes us say #ILoveNice. Here is a selection of the best rooftops for an aperitif in Nice.